10 Entertaining Family Movies with Great Lessons

So you’re spending some quality family time together this weekend. Perhaps you’ve just come home from Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School. Now what? How about continuing the GOLDEN experience and celebrating movies by watching a film the entire family will enjoy (you, too, Mom and Dad!) – AND one that teaches kids valuable life lessons? […] Continue Reading >>

10 Things Everyone Can be Thankful For

After the rush of back to school and the fun of Halloween, November is the perfect time to slow down, take a breath and think about gratitude. This month, as we celebrate Thanksgiving, we take time to reflect and concentrate on our many blessings. And it’s simple to implement gratitude into your daily routine. You’ll […] Continue Reading >>

From instructor to franchise owner, this career is golden!

When does being at work become more than “just a job” you go to every day? When you work at Goldfish Swim School!  For Mark Sheppell, his career at Goldfish Swim School started nearly 10 years ago – and is still going strong! From instructor… Mark grew up in Birmingham, Michigan, and was well aware […] Continue Reading >>

4 Ways to Get Your Child to Be Imaginative

We love to celebrate imagination at Goldfish Swim School – and we love when you celebrate imagination at home, too! Here are 4 Ways to Get Your Kids to Be Imaginative: 1. Use your imagination together Kids learn by example. They learn to eat their veggies when they see you eating your broccoli at dinner. […] Continue Reading >>

LOVEGoldfish: Being a Goldfish Grandparent

It’s not only kids and their parents who LOVE Goldfish Swim School: Grandparents do, too! Getting to watch your grandkids grow and develop their personalities is a pure joy, and Goldfish Swim School is the perfect place to do so. Dolly Bogel LOVES bringing her 6-year-old grandson, Micah, to Goldfish Swim School in Birmingham, Mich. […] Continue Reading >>

6 Things You Can Do for Family Health and Fitness Day

Family Health and Fitness Day is September 30, 2017. What is YOUR family doing to celebrate? Here are 6 Things You Can Do for Family Health and Fitness Day: Family Swim Did you know that we have Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School, and that you DON’T have to be a member to come swim […] Continue Reading >>

Why Swimming Lessons Should be in your Back-to-School Routine

Now that the kids are back in school, it’s time to celebrate and ease into your family routine again – which should include swimming lessons! At Goldfish Swim School, we’ve designed our curriculum to not only help your child learn to swim, but to aid in learning in school, too! How kids learn There’s a […] Continue Reading >>

Student Saves Baby Using Goldfish Swim School Skills

As a parent, you do what you can to keep your kids safe – like enroll them in swimming lessons at Goldfish Swim School – but have you considered that your decision could actually wind up saving someone’s life? Ryan Fortier will never forget the images of what happened one day in Florida early in […] Continue Reading >>

5 Ways Swimming Helps Your Child Become a Superhero

As a parent, you want your child to become the best version of themselves. And kids just want to be superheroes. There is, however, a compromise. By taking your child to swim lessons, you not only help them learn a valuable life-long skill, but they get to do all kinds of amazing things in the […] Continue Reading >>